pound sign definition by Webster's New World
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a symbol (#) on a button on a touch-tone telephone keypad
pound sign definition by American Heritage Dictionary
nounThe American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th edition Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.
- The symbol (£) for a unit of currency, especially the pound sterling.
- The symbol (#) for a pound as a unit of weight.
pound sign - Computer Definition